Miscalibrated Internet Receptor Stalks
Miscalibrated Internet Receptor Stalks
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Charles Darwin was a prolific letter writer and this passage from one of his letters to botanist Joseph Dalton Hooker made me laugh.

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Now, do you agree thus far? if not, it is no use arguing; we must come to swearing, and I am convinced I can swear harder than you, .-. I am right. Q.E.D.

BTW today is Darwin's birthday. In an interesting coincidence he and Abraham Lincoln were both born on February 12, 1809.

Letter excerpt from Popsci.com

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